T20 Blast 2024: Leicestershire Foxes vs Worcestershire Match Preview

North Group in the T20 Blast 2024 will see the 6th placed team take on 7th placed team as it will be Worcestershire Rapids vs Leicestershire Foxes on June 9 at the Grace Road Stadium in Leicester. Both the teams will be looking to move up the ladder with a win.

Leicestershire Foxes Preview

The Leicestershire Foxes are currently placed 7th in the North Group of the T20 Blast 2024, having faced a challenging start to their campaign. With a record of 1 win and 2 losses so far, they are striving to find consistency and climb the standings. In their most recent match, the Foxes suffered a setback, losing to Durham by 7 wickets.

Last 5 Matches: L, L, W, L, L

Predicted XI: Rishi Patel, Soloman Budinger, Peter Handscomb (C), Luis Kimber, Wiaan Mulder, Ben Cox (WK), Ben Mike, Rehan Ahmed, Ian Holland, Scott Currie, Josh Hull

Worcestershire Preview

Worcestershire Rapids are currently positioned 6th in the North Group of the T20 Blast 2024, with a total of 4 points. They have recorded 2 wins and 2 losses in their campaign so far. In their most recent outing, the Rapids faced a narrow defeat against Northamptonshire, losing by just 6 runs.

Last 5 Matches: W, L, L, W, W

Predicted XI: Matthew Waite, Ed Pollock, Josh Cobb, Adam Hose (C), Ethan Brookes, Rob Jones, Tom Taylor, Gareth Roderick (WK), Nathan Smith, Hayden Walsh, Adam Finch

Leicestershire Foxes vs Worcestershire Pitch Report

The Grace Road Stadium in Leicester presents a balanced playing surface, though it slightly favors the bowlers. The average first innings score at this venue is 149, indicating that it is not typically a high-scoring ground. Teams batting first have a win rate of 33%, while those opting to bowl first have a higher success rate, winning 47% of the matches.

Leicestershire Foxes vs Worcestershire Weather Report

According to weather report on AccuWeather, the temperature on matchday will be between 12-16 celcius. Wind speed will be 15-18 KMPH towards the Northern North-west. The chances of precipitation is 25%.

Leicestershire Foxes vs Worcestershire Live Streaming Details

  • TV: Sony Sports Network (India), Sky Sports (UK)
  • Digital: Sony LIV App, Leicestershire YouTube channel

Leicestershire Foxes vs Worcestershire Head-to-Head

In the last 10 matches played between Leicestershire and Worcestershire, Leicestershire has triumphed 6 times, while Worcestershire has secured victory 4 matches. Both the teams will be determined to give their best once again.

Leicestershire Foxes vs Worcestershire Top Players

Peter Handscomb has been in great form in the T20 Blast 2024 season. The Australian batter has scored 101 runs in 3 innings at an average of 101 and strike rate of 131.

Ben Mike is the current highest wicket-taker for Leicestershire in the Blast 2024. The right-arm fast medium bowler has picked-up 4 wickets so far.

Tom Taylor is currently the highest wicket-taker for Worcestershire in the tournament. The right-arm medium pacer has 4 wickets to his name 4 innings.

Adam Hose has maintained a great consistency in the T20 Blast for Worcestershire so far. The 31-years-old has 97 runs in 4 innings at an average of 24.25 and strike rate of 129.33.

Leicestershire Foxes vs Worcestershire Match Winner Prediction

This hasn’t been a great season so far for the Leicestershire Foxes, which is why Stake.com favours Worcestershire with 1.70 odds to win the match compare to 2.10 odds for Leicestershire Foxes to win.

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